Flight Review: Cathay Pacific – Taipei to Hong Kong

Flight: Cathay Pacific CX 403 From: Taipei (TPE) To: Hong Kong (HKG) I flew from Taipei to Hong Kong with Cathay Pacific using Qantas Frequent Flyer points. I booked a flight from Taipei to London but I opted for a stopover in Hong Kong which counted as the same ticket Cathay Pacific have around 15 […]

In Pictures: Occupy Hong Kong Protests (29 September, 2014)

I landed in Hong Kong and arrived in the middle of the biggest protests Hong Kong has seen since being handed back to China in 1997. The protests are over Beijing’s decision to screen candidates for elections. These photos were from the protest around the Central/Admiralty area of Hong Kong, on Hong Kong Island (#OccupyCentral […]

Hong Kong Travel Guide

Travel Guides > China > Hong Kong Travel Guide Nomadic Notes Blog Posts A day in Hong Kong is better than no day in Hong Kong – Taking a stopover between flights is a good way to get a bonus trip within a trip. Hong kong is one of those places where I’ll build in […]

Victoria Peak – The best view in Hong Kong

If you wake up in Hong Kong and the sun is shining and the sky is blue, head for the hills. Victoria Peak in particular. The peak gives you the best view of Hong Kong, and it is worth going up the peak for the Peak Tram alone, one of the most famous tramways in […]

Flight Review: Oasis Hong Kong – London (LGW) to Hong Kong

Oasis Hong Kong was an airline based in Hong Kong. They ceased operations in April 2008. This is a review from my flight in 2007 which remains in the Flight Review archive. Oasis Hong Kong is a long-haul low-cost airline based in Hong Kong. They currently fly to London and Vancouver and are expanding to […]